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does biting nails cause kidney stones

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Nail biting: Does not lead to kidney stones. Try keeping nails trimmed short; substitute a carrot or celery stick to chew on whenever u might bite nails. Otc preps ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Is hand still numb?: Your hand may have been "asleep" from the position you were in when sleeping. If that numbness has gone away, that was probably the cause. If it i ... Read More
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: The initial answer is correct. The key question is if your hand is still numb. If it is you need to be seen by an md and examined.
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Dr. Edwin Perez
18 years experience Anesthesiology
Numbness: The one has nothing to do with the other.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Kidney stone: Yes . May also be gallbladder - unusual in back , sciatica, infection, rarely intestinal/ appendix. Follow up with MD, they could do a urine test ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Flank yes other no: The flank is possibly kidney stone the others are not. You need an evaluation to help clarify what is happening
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without an examination, however, it is likely that it is neither your heart nor kidney stones but a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Maybe...: Anyone with urinary stone experiencing initial intermittent severe flank pain for few hours or days followed with severe constant pain + chill/fever, ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abimbola Olowo
15 years experience Hospital-based practice
Groin pain: You may require a radiogrsphic imaging of the affected area for further evaluation.
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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Clarification : Clarification on this question is needed. Are you pregnant now and have these issues, or did this happen after the birth of your son? Vaginal discharg ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Multiple: Infection, anomaly, high calcium, high uric acid.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: By infection, or by destruction of one or both kidneys. If you offered definitive treatment and are otherwise healthy, i'd urge you to accept. Try als ... Read More

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